Famous Female Bodybuilders

If you are wondering who are some of the world's most famous female bodybuilders, well, here is a great list of them, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest female bodybuilder list contains the most prominent and top women who are known for being bodybuilders and their overall level of fitness. Fitness fans will also enjoy reading about these female athletes who were caught with performance-enhancers. The best female bodybuilders come from all over the world like Dayana Cadeau, who is a Black female bodybuilder from Haiti. Several of these women are also over 50, having gotten into the sport early and remain as legends for newcomers to look up to. Historically, bodybuilders have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a woman aspiring to be a bodybuilder then the people below should give you inspiration. Let these ladies help you achieve your personal goals!

This list of popular women bodybuilders, like Iris Kyle, Nikki Fuller, and famous wrestling superstar, Chyna (one of the most famous female bodybuilders). The names on this list are some of the biggest in bodybuilding. If you're an aspiring bodybuilding girl, lady or woman, look to these female bodybuilders.  

Who are the best female bodybuilders? Take a look at this list and find out!

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  • Chyna
    Age: 52
    Chyna (born Joan Marie Laurer; December 27, 1969 – April 17, 2016) was an American professional wrestler, glamour model, pornographic film actress, actress, and bodybuilder. Chyna first rose to ...more
    • Birthplace: San Bernardino, California, United States of America
    Lisa Marie Varon (née Sole; born February 10, 1971) is an American professional wrestler, fitness competitor, and bodybuilder best known for her time as a WWE Diva under the ring name Victoria and ...more
    • Birthplace: Middle Village, New York City, New York, United States of America
    Nicole Bass-Fuchs (née Bass; August 10, 1964 – February 17, 2017) was an American bodybuilder, actress, professional wrestler, and professional wrestling valet. She worked for companies such as ...more
    • Birthplace: Cynthiana, Kentucky
    Betty Carmichael Pariso (née Slade; born January 1, 1956) is an American professional female bodybuilder. She was the world's oldest active professional female bodybuilder while competing.
    • Birthplace: Dayton, Ohio, USA
    Nikki Fuller (born January 23, 1968) is an American professional female bodybuilder. At her largest, Fuller weighed 200 lb (91 kg). In competition, her height was listed at 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m) and her ...more
  • Rebekka Armstrong

    Rebekka Armstrong

    Age: 55
    • Birthplace: Bakersfield, California, United States of America
    Rebekka Lynn Armstrong is an American HIV/AIDs activist and former model and bodybuilder. She was Playboy Playmate of the Month for September 1986. Eight years later, she was the first Playmate to ...more